• 12 Municipalities

  • Land Area: 226.10 Square Miles

  • 10% of the US Population is within 75 miles of Mercer County

  • Population, 2011 Estimate: 367,063

  • Median household income, 2007 - 2011 data: $73,883

  • Private Sector Wage, 2009 data: $58,469

  • Equidistant from New York and Philadelphia

  • Over 27,000 acres of open space and preserved farmland

  • Seven parks, seven recreational areas, four public golf courses, a living history farm and wildlife center

  • 7 Colleges and Universities

  • Within a two hour drive of 30 million people

  • Great transportation services including Trenton-Mercer Airport offering commercial and corporate air travel

  • The top 5 industries, based on number of employees, includes: Government; Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; Health Care and Social Assistance; Educational Services; and Retail Trade.

  • In 2012, 723 businesses have filed to register a business name (source: Mercer County Clerk’s Office)

  • 26 of top 30 professions in Mercer County are growing (source: NJ Department of Labor)

  • The unemployment rate in Mercer County is consistently lower than state and national averages

  • Mercer County has delivered more than 80 loans totaling $5.3 million through its Loan Fund.

  • More than 668 jobs created or retained by Mercer County Loan Fund since 2001